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Read more on What is Codex HACCP?
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What is Codex HACCP?

On September 25, 2020, the Codex Alimentarius Commission adopted the revised Code of Practice (General Principles of Food Hygiene and its HACCP annex). The Codex Alimentarius regroups internationally recognized standards, codes of practice, recommendations, and guidelines published by the Food and Agriculture Organization (FAO) and World Health Organization (WHO). Generally referred to as “Codex HACCP”…

Read more on SQF Compliance: How Root Cause Analysis and CAPA Can Improve Your Certification Audit Scores
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SQF Compliance: How Root Cause Analysis and CAPA Can Improve Your Certification Audit Scores

Root cause analysis (RCA) and Corrective and Preventative Action (CAPA) are known quality management processes that drive continuous improvement and help your site correct audit non-conformities. When deviations from SQF requirements are identified, a systematic process must be followed to determine the root cause of a deviation so that corrections can be applied to prevent…

Read more on [Updated] The New Generation of Paperless Food Safety Systems – Introducing Provision Software
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[Updated] The New Generation of Paperless Food Safety Systems – Introducing Provision Software

Food safety specialists working in the industry know that developing and maintaining a food safety management system requires a significant amount of administrative paperwork. With pressures to go paperless, coupled with increasing regulatory and industry requirements, more and more food manufacturers and importers are turning to computer software to manage food safety and automate document…

Read more on Tastelweb© 2022 White paper – The Pivot© Profile Test
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Tastelweb© 2022 White paper – The Pivot© Profile Test

Sensory Research Context How to describe the sensory profile of food, beverages, and cosmetics quickly and intuitively. Sensory methodology created and designed by Dr. Thuillier (ABT Informatique) White paper authored by Dr. Thuillier Translated by Karine Lawrence (Sirocco Consulting) 1. How to Describe the Sensory Profile of Complex Food, Beverages and Cosmetics How to describe…

Read more on SQF Code Ed 9.0 – Amendment Updates
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SQF Code Ed 9.0 – Amendment Updates

SQFI Program is globally recognized as a food safety certification program that covers the food supply chain from primary production to foodservice. For SQF Code Edition 9.0, there have been significant changes to GMP module sections and elements, more focus on prevention of cross-contamination, requirements for maintaining air hygiene in high-risk zones such as RTE…

Read more on SQF Edition 9 – Are You Ready for Your Next Audit?
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SQF Edition 9 – Are You Ready for Your Next Audit?

Why SQF? SQF is a food safety certification standard managed and controlled by the SQFI (Safe Quality Food Institute). Worldwide Recognition. Promotes Confidence in Food Safety & Quality. Current SQF Code, Key Changes and Updates The SQF codes are designed to meet industry, customer, and regulatory requirements for all sectors of the food supply chain.…

Read more on How Do You Prepare for SQF 9?
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How Do You Prepare for SQF 9?

As food manufacturers are actively implementing the SQF code Edition 9, here is a review of the most important changes and how to prepare for them. Most of the key changes concern the certification process and the system element requirements which are common to all certified facilities. As the resident SQF practitioner(s) for your business,…